Serekh

Egyptian
Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1
2960–2770 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb

Dimensions

Overall: 2.7 cm (1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

07.565

Medium or Technique

Faience

On View

Egypt: Pre-Dynastic and Dynastic (Gallery 105A)

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Faience bracelet element; hawk on palace-façade facing left. Heavy blue glaze, plain back. Two transverse holes.

Provenance

From Giza, tomb.
(Accession Date: October 10, 1907)

Credit Line

Egyptian Research Account by subscription